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Applications open until: May 23, 2021 --- Civil Service Exam: June 5, 2021 at 8 a.m.
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A true customer service organization, the Waco Fire Department responds to well over 18,000 calls for service per year.
Calls include structure fires, vehicle fires, grass/brush fires, auto extrication, water rescues, medical emergencies, hazardous material situations and other emergencies.
Additionally, the department responds to non-emergency calls which include animal rescues, lockouts, water evacuation and many other service calls when the citizen cannot find help from other resources.
The Waco Fire Department participates in Regional Technical Rescue and Hazardous Materials Response Team agreements with surrounding counties and is part of the Texas Intrastate Fire Mutual Aid System (TIFMAS) assisting with statewide disasters and wildfires.
Our Vision: We exist to serve
Our Mission: Promoting Safety, Protecting Life & Property Everyday-Waco Fire!
Watch our 'Pull to the Right' PSA about motorist safety as we respond to calls.
Waco Fire Department